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The U.S. ranks 21st in children’s accidental deaths

7 February 2011 Leave a comment

According to the World Health Organization, 10.3% of all deaths of children under the age of five are caused by accidents, which makes the United States rank twenty-first in the world in that category. Nauru ranks first, with 19.4% of all young children’s deaths caused by accident.